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Concentrating on Edexcel new curriculum on the following topics: (i) Henry VIII and his ministers (ii) Medicine in Britain, 1250 - Present (iii) The British Sector of the Western Front (iv) Superpower relations and the Cold War (v) Weimar and Nazi Germany (vi) British America, 1713-1783: Empire and Revolution Edexcel Politics: (i) UK Politics (ii) Core Ideologies and nationalism (iii) UK Government (iv) Global Politics

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Concentrating on Edexcel new curriculum on the following topics: (i) Henry VIII and his ministers (ii) Medicine in Britain, 1250 - Present (iii) The British Sector of the Western Front (iv) Superpower relations and the Cold War (v) Weimar and Nazi Germany (vi) British America, 1713-1783: Empire and Revolution Edexcel Politics: (i) UK Politics (ii) Core Ideologies and nationalism (iii) UK Government (iv) Global Politics
Component 1: UK Politics - Political ideas - socialism
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Component 1: UK Politics - Political ideas - socialism

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Links to both Edexcel and AQA specification - Component 1: UK Politics and Core Political Ideas Complete pack that looks at the role of socialism as a political ideology. This is a detailed lesson pack that examines: -history of socialism -core values of socialism -different strands of socialism -contradictions within liberalism. This is planned using both the Hodder and Edexcel textbooks. However, neither textbook is necessary for these tasks. Engaging, instructive and student-led resources that gives a comprehensive understanding of socialism. Email info@theknowledgehouse.co.uk with any questions, queries or comments. Thank you.
Early Elizabethan England, 1558-1588 - 3.3 Exploration and voyages of discovery
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Early Elizabethan England, 1558-1588 - 3.3 Exploration and voyages of discovery

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Easy to follow pack that guides your students through the rise of exploration and navigation, the role of Sir Francis Drake and the implications and significance of his circumnavigation of the globe. The lesson links exactly to chapter 3.3 in the textbook and covers all the content from that chapter. Textbook is not necessary for the completion of these tasks. With colourful and engaging activities to keep your students enthralled and allow them to discover the Elizabethan era at their own pace. Keyword tasks, exam guides, card-sorts and video crib sheets, allow The Knowledge House to do the planning while you do the teaching. There is no textbook needed for this lesson, just print out the sheets and allow your students to work their way through. Unfinished tasks can be finished for homework. The Knowledge House provide outstanding resources that come in colourful activity sheets that can be glued into students’ books to give a neat and glossy CW book that will be perfect for revision at the end of the topic. Will need 1 double lesson to complete these tasks. Please email info@theknowledgehouse.co.uk if you have any queries.
Component 2: UK Government - optional political ideology - nationalism
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Component 2: UK Government - optional political ideology - nationalism

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Links to both Edexcel and AQA specification - Component 2: UK Government and Optional Political Ideas Complete pack that looks at the role of nationalism as a political ideology. This is a detailed lesson pack that examines: -history of nationalism -core values of nationalism -different strands of nationalism -tensions within nationalism. This is planned using both the Hodder and Edexcel textbooks. However, neither textbook is necessary for these tasks. Engaging, instructive and student-led resources that gives a comprehensive understanding of nationalism. Email info@theknowledgehouse.co.uk with any questions, queries or comments. Thank you.
The Norman Conquest Workbook
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The Norman Conquest Workbook

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Complete overview of the Norman conquest of Anglo-Saxon England. Excellent for Key Stage 3 or LABLE GCSE students taking Saxon/Norman Edexcel/AQA option. Interactive activities for students to complete. Tasks focus on historical skills needed for GCSE and Key Stage 3, such as: chronology significance causation consequence analysing sources analysing interpretations There are guides to show students how to answer GCSE style-questions, such as: Describe two features. What can you infer? How useful are Sources A and B? Explain one way in which ‘x’ is similar/different to ‘y’. What is the main difference between Interpretation 1 and 2? Excellent for student-led activities in class, homework and revision.
Component 1: UK Politics - Political ideas - conservatism
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Component 1: UK Politics - Political ideas - conservatism

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Links to both Edexcel and AQA specification - Component 1: UK Politics and Core Political Ideas Complete pack that looks at the role of conservatism as a political ideology. This is a detailed lesson pack that examines: -history of conservatism -core values of conservatism -different strands of conservatism -contradictions within conservatism. This is planned using both the Hodder and Edexcel textbooks. However, neither textbook is necessary for these tasks. Engaging, instructive and student-led resources that gives a comprehensive understanding of conservatism. Email info@theknowledgehouse.co.uk with any questions, queries or comments. Thank you.
Component 1: UK Politics - Political ideas - liberalism
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Component 1: UK Politics - Political ideas - liberalism

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Links to both Edexcel and AQA specification - Component 1: UK Politics and Core Political Ideas Complete pack that looks at the role of liberalism as a political ideology. This is a detailed lesson pack that examines: -history of liberalism -core values of liberalism -different strands of liberalism -contradictions within liberalism. This is planned using both the Hodder and Edexcel textbooks. However, neither textbook is necessary for these tasks. Engaging, instructive and student-led resources that gives a comprehensive understanding of liberalism. Email info@theknowledgehouse.co.uk with any questions, queries or comments. Thank you.
Component 2: UK Government: Parliament - The House of Commons and the House of Lords
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Component 2: UK Government: Parliament - The House of Commons and the House of Lords

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The Knowledge House bring you an incredibly detailed set of resources for the topic on Parliament in the UK. This lesson looks at the structure and powers of the House of Commons and House of Lords. Our unique resources ensure that the students do all of the work. Our resources are planned in great detail, using content from the Pearson and Hodder textbooks. Each resource links to an element of the specification and is carefully differentiated to allow students to answer progressively more challenging questions. Getting the first task complete on each resource ensures that all students have a basic understanding of the topic and have been introduced to all keywords. Extra tasks on the resource sheet can be completed as homework. Alternatively, the resource sheets can be handed out in advance and students can complete the work in advance of the lesson, ensuring you have all of the content completed on time. Our resources also require no textbook, as all the content from the endorsed textbooks have been included in our resources. Please don’t hesitate to email us on info@theknowledgehouse.co.uk if you have any queries, comments or questions. Thank you and please leave a review if you enjoyed our resources!
Component 2: UK Government - Parliament
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Component 2: UK Government - Parliament

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Complete set of lessons that details the role of Parliament in the UK. There are four PPTs that look at: The background and history of Parliament and the legislative process The role of the House of Commons and House of Lords How Parliament interacts with the executive Representation of Parliament and arguments in favour of reform of the House of Lords. Links exactly to the new specification with up-to-date political examples for students to follow. The Knowledge House produce outstanding lessons for the new A-level politics specification by using content from the three approved textbooks from Hodder and Edexcel. However, you will not need the textbooks for these lessons. Please email info@theknowledgehouse.co.uk if you have any questions, queries or comments.
Elizabeth I's Religious Settlement
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Elizabeth I's Religious Settlement

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Lesson 8 of 12 that links to the English Reformation, beginning with Martin Luther and documenting the changes under the various Tudor monarchs. This lesson examines the Elizabethan religious settlement. Students will look in detail at: The situation upon Elizabeth’s accession The Act of Uniformity The Act of Supremacy There are four exam questions linked to: Question 3 on Paper 1: ‘Explain one way…’ Question 1 on Paper 1 - Describe two features Question 4a on Paper 2 - Describe two feature Question 1 on Paper 3 - Inference questions. This is part of a series of lessons that aims to encompass the new 9-1 GCSE skills into Key Stage 3. Lessons are colourful and engaging and match the content of the new Exploring History textbook from Pearson, although the textbook is not necessary for any of the tasks. If you have any questions or queries please email info@theknowledgehouse.co.uk.
CIE International Relations - Empire and the emergence of world powers
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CIE International Relations - Empire and the emergence of world powers

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Twelve lessons linking to the new Cambridge specification: Cambridge International AS and A Level History (9489) Covers: Empire and the emergence of world powers, 1870-1919 Each lesson is carefully planned to meet the exacting standards of the new CIE curriculum. Changes from (9389) specification are incorporated. Lesson bundle includes lessons on: New Imperialism Scramble for Africa I Scramble for Africa II Domestic reactions to imperialism Impact of imperialism on international relations Disputes with China Rise of Japan as an imperial power Impact of the Sino-Japanese War on international relations Russo-Japanese War and its impact Changes to US foreign policy Spanish-American War 1898 USA in World War I There is also a collection of historical maps included, many of which are relevant for the expansion witnessed in this period (the other maps will be relevant for the other international relations options). Our resources are fully differentiated and come with engaging, student-led activities with source material, interpretations and exam questions. Please email info@theknowledgehouse.co.uk if you have any questions, queries or comments. Thank you.
Component 3: Global Politics - Chapters 5-8
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Component 3: Global Politics - Chapters 5-8

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This is bundle 2/2 linked to the Edexcel specification on Global Politics. Bundle 1/2 can be found here: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/component-3-global-politics-chapter-1-4-12181720 Apologies for the split bundle, but we can upload no more than 20 resources in one bundle. This bundle incorporates the last four chapters of the Edexcel specification: Global governance - human rights Global governance - environmental issues Power and developments Regionalism Each chapter is made up of 3-4 individual lessons, breaking each chapter down into sections that improves understanding and makes learning more manageable. There is a keyword sheet for each chapter, along with an exam guide that breaks down how students should answer each question. Th entire bundle comproses over 100 worksheets with 14 accompanying PPTs that guides students and teacher through the order of worksheets. Please email info@theknowledgehouse.co.uk if you have any questions or queries.
COMPLETE COMPONENT 2: Component 2 - UK Government and optional ideology - nationalism
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COMPLETE COMPONENT 2: Component 2 - UK Government and optional ideology - nationalism

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Complete set of resources that link to Component 2 of the new Edexcel specification for A-level Politics. These lessons link exactly to the content on UK Government and uses content form all three textbooks, two from Hodder and one from Pearson. The content is distilled into a series of over 80 interactive student-led resources that encourage independent learning and give a comprehensive overview of the demanding content from the new specification. Each lesson comes with an accompanying PPT that guides the teacher and students through the worksheets. Students are encouraged to file the sheets using dividers with headings that match the PPT titles that will give teachers neat and comprehensive revision notes that can be accessed in the lead up to exams. Nationalism has been included free of charge as we realise that not all teachers will be choosing nationalism as an optional ideology. Please email info@theknowledgehouse.co.uk if you have any questions or queries.
Weimar and Nazi Germany: 4.4 The persecution of minorities
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Weimar and Nazi Germany: 4.4 The persecution of minorities

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Either new Edexcel or Hodder textbook necessary for some of these activities. Extensive PPT and activities that links to Chapter 4.4 of the new Edexcel GCSE 9-1 textbook, looking at Nazi persecution of minorities. Lessons on this topic are newly planned to meet the exacting standards of the new specification; they are not recycled lessons from previous years. Encourages independent work and includes engaging resources to bring the topic to life for students.
Crusades - 7. Muslim response to the First Crusade
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Crusades - 7. Muslim response to the First Crusade

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Lesson 7 of 10 in a series of lessons that examine the Crusades, from the rise of Islam to the Third Crusade. This lesson examines the Golden Age Of Islam. Students will examine: jihad Islamic response 4-mark inference question 8-mark Explain two consequences question with writing frame In addition, each video comes with a recommended YouTube video unique to this lesson. The video can be seen on the lesson landing page before purchasing. This is part of a series of lessons that aims to encompass the new 9-1 GCSE skills into Key Stage 3. Lessons are colourful and engaging and match the content of the new Exploring History textbook from Pearson, although the textbook is not necessary for any of the tasks. If you have any questions or queries please email info@theknowledgehouse.co.uk.
The Schlieffen Plan
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The Schlieffen Plan

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Detailed lesson that explains the purpose of the Schlieffen Plan and reasons for its failure. Also includes a lesson that gets students to produce an extended piece of writing on the reasons for the failure of the Schlieffen plan through assessing a model answer and rewriting one of their own.
Superpower relations and the Cold War: 3.3 The collapse of Soviet control in Eastern Europe.
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Superpower relations and the Cold War: 3.3 The collapse of Soviet control in Eastern Europe.

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Detailed lesson that links to the new Edexcel GCSE 9-1 curriculum. Lessons are newly planned to meet the exacting standards of the new curriculum. This lesson looks at the appointment of Gorbachev and the reasons for why he wanted to reform the Soviet Union. It then goes on to examine the events that led to the loss of Soviet control in Eastern Europe, the end of the Warsaw Pact and the fall of Gorbachev. There is exam practice and excellent student activities to complete. For a complete online interactive course for students and teachers please visit: https://www.udemy.com/course/edexcel-gcse-history-the-cold-war/
Weimar and Nazi Germany: 4.3 Employment and living standards
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Weimar and Nazi Germany: 4.3 Employment and living standards

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Either new Edexcel or Hodder textbook necessary for some of these activities. Extensive PPT and activities that links to Chapter 4.3 of the new Edexcel GCSE 9-1 textbook, looking at employment and living standards under the Nazi regime. Lessons on this topic are newly planned to meet the exacting standards of the new specification; they are not recycled lessons from previous years. Encourages independent work and includes engaging resources to bring the topic to life for students.
The First Crusade
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The First Crusade

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Detailed series of crib sheets linked to a collection of online videos documenting the First Crusade. These videos could be used in conjunction with the following series of lessons on the crusades: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/the-crusades-12319610 There are six videos in total (links to the videos are given on top of each crib sheet - this will take the user straight to the relevant video on YouTube): The Peoples Crusade Peter the Hermit A good crusade? Men of Iron Siege of Antioch On to Jerusalem Each video has a list of 7-9 questions in chronological order.
Anglo-Saxon and Norman England: 1.1 Anglo-Saxon society
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Anglo-Saxon and Norman England: 1.1 Anglo-Saxon society

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Complete lesson that links to Chapter 1.1 of the Edexcel curriculum on Anglo-Saxon and Norman England curriculum: Anglo-Saxon society. There is no textbook necessary for any of these tasks. This lesson consists of engaging and in-depth student led activities that allows students to investigate the Anglo-Saxon social system. There are extension tasks for MABLE and a writing frame that shows students how to answer the ‘Describe two features …’ question. This lesson looks in depth at: the Anglo-Saxon hierarchy the power of the monarchy Anglo-Saxon government the Anglo-Saxon economy the role of the Church. There is also a glossary for students to complete that lists all the keywords in chapter 1. An exam guide on how to answer each question for this paper is also included. Any questions or comments please leave a review or email me on info@theknowledgehouse.co.uk You can find more lessons on Anglo-Saxon and Norman England by following this link: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/anglo-saxon-and-norman-england-c1060-88-11839234 Thank you.